Student understands the contemporary debates and challenges around sustainability, responsibility, and business ethics.
Student recognizes the interrelated elements that contribute to sustainable business practices
Student is able to apply informed and reasoned sustainability approaches to organizational strategic thinking .
Student is familiar with sustainability & business ethics from different management perspectives; such as, Marketing, Operations, HRM, Manufacturing, Entrepreneurship and Governance
• The fundamentals of economic sustainability
• Business and the environment
• Understanding social sustainability, social entrepreneurship and managing and developing people.
• The essentials of responsible leadership and business ethics
• Principles of UN ‘Global Compact’ and the role of NGOs
• Future trends and challenges
Sufficient performance: has completed basic requirements to pass the course and has made an attempt to apply and articulate concepts and information both verbally and in writing but has not made enough effort overall. The student has demonstrated little effort, interest and motivation for individual or team activities / assignments and the output is rather weak.
Good overall performance: can apply and articulate concepts and information well both verbally and in writing, certain areas of individual or team output require further attention; shows appropriate level of interest and motivation in individual and team activities. Good presentation delivery and analysis.
Excellent performance in all elements of the course: shows interest and motivation in individual and team activities and assignments, fully applies and clearly articulates concepts and information both verbally and in writing. The student is able to support his/her argument with references to the recommended reading and lecture content. Excellent presentation delivery and analysis.
The language of tuition is English.
The course is assessed on the 0 (failed) – 5 (excellent) grading scale.